book-ends for aunt doris

with all the failures i had this week - which i will talk about in a different post - i wanted to post some success.

i made some book-ends for robert's aunt doris.

even though they are "just" book-ends - to me it was more than that. i often get the impression that robert's relatives don't understand what i am doing in my shop or why i would want to be doing it.
- that i am wasting away my time and that i am not bringing much to the table for not having a "real" job.

having her ask me to make these for her was HUGE!

so here are the simple, but fun little book ends i made for her from salvaged oak fence boards and roofing metal - she got 3 all in all: